Joseph Mallord William Turner

Four Sketches; Sandling; Cypress and Lilacs; River Scene with Sailing Boats &c

c.1816–19

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 155 x 95 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10492
Turner Bequest CXL 43

Catalogue entry

Sandling is just north of Hythe and Saltwood. Turner’s sketches might be of trees in the gardens at Sandlands (Sandling Park), the estate then owned by William Deedes. The river scene is unidentified.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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